District News


Health Office News

  • Tick Bites and Lyme Disease
    Posted May 11, 2017, 11:22 AM by Cheryl Barczak
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Tweets from Principal Landry


Principal's Message

  • Tweeting Away Thanks so much for signing up to follow me on Twitter! I'm having a great time getting around and capturing some of what makes our school special. Please keep an eye out for your child's classroom and/or grade level tweets. Enjoy they day!
    Posted Sep 19, 2017, 4:51 AM by Greg Landry
  • First Day of School We're back! Over the summer, some things have changed. We've had a few retirements, a few new hires and a few structural changes to the building. We've also enrolled a good number of new All-Stars. All are very positive things for the growth and evolution of our school.Mrs. Woundy and Ms. van der Beek have both said goodbye after years of teaching our children; we wish them the best of years to come. Miss Mizia, Mrs. Murphy, Mrs. Heffernan and Mrs. Cayon all join our staff in different and important roles. Miss Mizia will be teaching kindergartners in KB. Mrs. Murphy will lead students in 5D, our additional 5th grade classroom. Mrs. Heffernan joins us ...
    Posted Sep 19, 2017, 4:51 AM by Greg Landry
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Atkinson News

  • New Registrations New Registrations 10am-1pm Monday-FridayAfter pre-registering online, please visit the front office will all the necessary documents for registration. Please don’t hesitate to call or email with any questions or concerns: 978-794-0124 or email Donna Fleming, our school secretary, at flemingd@nak12.com. Thank you.
    Posted Sep 19, 2017, 4:54 AM by Greg Landry
  • Supplies Lists 2017-18 Please see the attached supply lists for September 2017. Know that these lists are only recommendations from the grade level teaching teams. Purchasing these materials is completely optional. Thank you in advance for your consideration in purchasing these school supplies for the classroom. We sincerely appreciate all that you do to support your child and Atkinson Elementary School! 
    Posted Sep 2, 2017, 4:18 PM by Greg Landry
  • NAPS Curriculum Brochures Linked below are the NAPS curriculum brochures for each elementary grade level. Teachers may refer to them at our Open House Nights on September 25 & 26. We expect some of this information to be updated at the district level as we continue to introduce new programs in writing, phonics and mathematics. 
    Posted Sep 2, 2017, 4:21 PM by Greg Landry
  • Positive Home-School Communication Atkinson staff takes pride in responding to parent & guardian concerns in a timely and respectful manner. When a school problem arises that relates to your child, the following process should be followed: Contact your child's teacher first. Depending on what was shared at home, the teacher will often be able to provide another side of a story that brings about understanding. If a student is having a hard time with content or peers, our teachers are famous for making adjustments to their instruction or management to help students in any way they can. Contact the principal next. Often, the issue could be a larger one that extends beyond a child's particular classroom. It might be a concern about ...
    Posted Sep 2, 2017, 4:22 PM by Greg Landry
  • Helpful Atkinson Forms & Information Dismissal Form Please complete this form and send it in to the school for the first day. If dismissal plans change during the year, please get an updated copy to the front office. Car Drop-off and Pick-up Please re-view the document linked on this page for clarification. It highlights our general procedures in the morning and afternoon around cars and children. It is very important that you read and follow the guidelines listed on the linked pages so that we can get students to school on time and safe while avoiding traffic jams on the main roadways. In the afternoon, it is also important to follow the dismissal routes so that students are dismissed in an orderly ...
    Posted Sep 3, 2017, 7:48 AM by Greg Landry
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Atkinson Elementary School is an inclusive learning environment growing with positive energy and effort. Our school community embraces the philosophy and goals of North Andover Public Schools around academic and social expectations. Our mission is to cultivate a safe, respectful community of students who can critically-think and communicate effectively while preparing for their next levels of learning.
 
Atkinson School is the “Home of the All-Stars," but it’s also the birthplace of our town's RAISE values: Respect, Achievement, Inclusion, Service & Empathy. Our students are encouraged to be high achievers and productive citizens and to demonstrate RAISE values everyday. Atkinson educators present our children opportunities for academic and social-emotional growth that build on our community values and beliefs.
   
We expect our 430 students to be the all-stars of today and tomorrow; good and smart people who lead by example. As a community of talented teachers and supportive families, we'll be RAISE-ing the bar as high as we can for our children in developmentally appropriate ways on academic, social and emotional learning for years to come. Go All-Stars! RAISE Your Game!



 

Administration

Greg Landry - Principal
Donna Fleming - Secretary

Contact Information

Atkinson Elementary School
111 Phillips Brooks Road
North Andover, MA 01845

978-794-0124 - Main Number 
978-794-2454 - Main Office Fax
978-557-7908 - School Nurse
978-794-1895 - Food & Nutrition

School Information
NCES Code: 25-08700-01393

School Hours

  • 8:10am - Students may arrive at school. Supervised morning recess.
  • 8:25am - The bell rings and students enter school.
  • 8:35am - Students are officially tardy for school. Parent/guardian must sign in.
  • 3:00pm - Students are dismissed from school. Supervised patrols by staff.